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Three Women by Christine Kesara Dennett

Poetry
Heart

Lydia Armstrong

Oh Jesus,
Youre still here?
Id have thought youd
have hopped a train by now
and taken all your baggage with you.
Then I could breathe
in your absence
until I recalled how lonely
the afternoons can be
and how still and long the nights
and I could wrap myself in my bedsheets
and sorrow
and suffocate.

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